Data Management Jobs

Data Management
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Data Management skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Data Management over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 103 161 159
Rank change year-on-year +58 -2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Data Management 2,702 2,104 4,510
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.46% 2.28% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 2.38% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 1,242 1,894
10th Percentile £31,000 £40,000 £37,280
25th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £48,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £63,250 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.14% +1.20% +4.17%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £59,526 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.80% +8.23% +10.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Data Management falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 90,810 88,242 165,721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.65% 95.42% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 62,635 53,650 83,244
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,818 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,896
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Management.

Salary trend for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Management over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Data Management in the UK

Data Management
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the UK over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England +62 2,442 £60,000 -7.69% 467
UK excluding London +100 1,669 £52,500 -11.80% 296
Work from Home +10 958 £60,000 -5.88% 202
London +36 911 £75,000 +7.14% 206
South East +52 508 £52,000 -16.80% 69
North of England +153 463 £50,000 -12.44% 63
Midlands +104 388 £55,000 - 73
North West +90 240 £52,500 -2.33% 39
West Midlands +82 234 £55,000 -8.33% 35
East Midlands +71 154 £44,550 -3.15% 38
Yorkshire +125 147 £52,500 -16.00% 19
Scotland +5 128 £60,000 +0.80% 20
South West -71 101 £55,000 -8.71% 40
North East +41 76 £24,960 -55.43% 7
East of England -42 57 £31,985 -44.37% 34
Wales +12 19 £46,604 -17.89% 9
Northern Ireland +21 3 £70,000 +86.67% 1
Isle of Man - 2 £82,500 -

Data Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 316 (11.70%) SAS
2 89 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 48 (1.78%) Apache Spark
4 42 (1.55%) Apache Airflow
5 35 (1.30%) Confluence
6 32 (1.18%) Apache
7 11 (0.41%) WordPress
8 7 (0.26%) CMS
8 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Exchange
9 5 (0.19%) Kinematics
10 4 (0.15%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.15%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.15%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.15%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.11%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.11%) Smallworld
11 3 (0.11%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.074%) Luigi
Applications
1 531 (19.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 299 (11.07%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (0.52%) Sketch
6 9 (0.33%) Chatbot
6 9 (0.33%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.22%) SPSS
7 6 (0.22%) Stata
8 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.037%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.037%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.037%) InVision
9 1 (0.037%) Oracle Smart View
9 1 (0.037%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 300 (11.10%) SAP ERP
2 32 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (1.04%) Primavera
4 23 (0.85%) SAP S/4HANA
5 14 (0.52%) SAP BPC
6 10 (0.37%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 5 (0.19%) Odoo
8 5 (0.19%) Salesforce CRM
8 5 (0.19%) SAP PM
9 4 (0.15%) Finacle
9 4 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
9 4 (0.15%) Maximo
9 4 (0.15%) Raiser’s Edge
9 4 (0.15%) Teamcenter
9 4 (0.15%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.11%) SAP MDG
10 3 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 410 (15.17%) Azure
2 342 (12.66%) Power Platform
3 225 (8.33%) AWS
4 129 (4.77%) GCP
5 75 (2.78%) Snowflake
6 71 (2.63%) SaaS
7 68 (2.52%) Microsoft 365
8 64 (2.37%) Azure DevOps
9 52 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
10 50 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
11 48 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
12 41 (1.52%) PowerApps
13 38 (1.41%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 37 (1.37%) Collibra
15 34 (1.26%) Microsoft Purview
16 32 (1.18%) IaaS
17 29 (1.07%) Power Automate
18 27 (1.00%) PaaS
19 25 (0.93%) GitHub
20 24 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 323 (11.95%) Broadband
2 39 (1.44%) 5G
3 37 (1.37%) WAN
4 36 (1.33%) Firewall
5 33 (1.22%) Wireless
6 31 (1.15%) Internet
7 22 (0.81%) Bluetooth
7 22 (0.81%) GSM
7 22 (0.81%) ISDN
7 22 (0.81%) LTE
7 22 (0.81%) PSTN
7 22 (0.81%) UMTS
7 22 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (0.78%) LAN
9 20 (0.74%) WPA
10 17 (0.63%) 4G
10 17 (0.63%) MPLS
11 13 (0.48%) TCP/IP
12 12 (0.44%) SAN
12 12 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (11.55%) Power BI
2 214 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
3 158 (5.85%) Metadata
4 143 (5.29%) SQL Server
5 111 (4.11%) Data Lake
6 97 (3.59%) Tableau
7 66 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 62 (2.29%) Big Data
9 59 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 49 (1.81%) BigQuery
11 48 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 40 (1.48%) Power Query
13 34 (1.26%) Data Vault
14 33 (1.22%) Data Mining
15 32 (1.18%) Relational Database
16 28 (1.04%) MongoDB
16 28 (1.04%) SAP BW
17 26 (0.96%) Looker
17 26 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
18 25 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 163 (6.03%) JIRA
2 69 (2.55%) Git
3 34 (1.26%) Jenkins
4 26 (0.96%) GitLab
5 25 (0.93%) LabVIEW
6 12 (0.44%) Visual Studio
7 11 (0.41%) CircleCI
8 10 (0.37%) JUnit
9 9 (0.33%) Selenium
10 8 (0.30%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.22%) RStudio
11 6 (0.22%) Spinnaker
11 6 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.15%) ERwin
13 3 (0.11%) LSMW
13 3 (0.11%) Maven
13 3 (0.11%) MLflow
13 3 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.074%) Moq
General
1 1,254 (46.41%) Finance
2 1,112 (41.15%) Social Skills
3 655 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
4 388 (14.36%) Retail
5 349 (12.92%) Marketing
6 300 (11.10%) Legal
7 284 (10.51%) Banking
8 183 (6.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 107 (3.96%) Telecoms
10 90 (3.33%) Law
11 71 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
12 62 (2.29%) Manufacturing
13 51 (1.89%) Billing
14 46 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
15 39 (1.44%) Financial Institution
16 36 (1.33%) Public Sector
17 34 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 27 (1.00%) Local Government
19 23 (0.85%) Back Office
20 20 (0.74%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 523 (19.36%) Architect
2 364 (13.47%) Solutions Architect
3 355 (13.14%) Analyst
4 354 (13.10%) Senior
5 200 (7.40%) Data Manager
6 187 (6.92%) Data Analyst
7 170 (6.29%) Development Manager
8 153 (5.66%) Lead
9 152 (5.63%) Developer
10 145 (5.37%) Data Engineer
11 127 (4.70%) Senior Analyst
12 121 (4.48%) Data Architect
13 75 (2.78%) Consultant
14 56 (2.07%) Administrator
15 54 (2.00%) Coordinator
16 51 (1.89%) Senior Architect
16 51 (1.89%) Senior Manager
17 49 (1.81%) Senior Data Engineer
18 48 (1.78%) Quantity Surveyor
19 43 (1.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (2.33%) .NET
2 30 (1.11%) Kafka
3 26 (0.96%) React
4 23 (0.85%) Web Services
5 22 (0.81%) Node.js
6 20 (0.74%) Apache Beam
6 20 (0.74%) Middleware
7 19 (0.70%) AngularJS
7 19 (0.70%) PySpark
7 19 (0.70%) RESTful
8 18 (0.67%) HTML
9 13 (0.48%) CSS
10 10 (0.37%) EDI
10 10 (0.37%) Laravel
11 9 (0.33%) Pandas
11 9 (0.33%) Spring
11 9 (0.33%) Vue
12 8 (0.30%) ADO
12 8 (0.30%) ASP.NET
12 8 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 276 (10.21%) Management Information System
2 137 (5.07%) Self-Motivation
3 119 (4.40%) Data Structures
4 102 (3.77%) Product Ownership
5 77 (2.85%) Algorithms
6 61 (2.26%) Onboarding
7 48 (1.78%) Reference Data
8 46 (1.70%) IoT
9 45 (1.67%) Cloud Native
10 42 (1.55%) Reinsurance
11 41 (1.52%) Public Cloud
12 39 (1.44%) Legacy Systems
13 38 (1.41%) Mobile App
14 31 (1.15%) Life Science
15 29 (1.07%) Driving Licence
16 23 (0.85%) Acoustics
16 23 (0.85%) Blog
16 23 (0.85%) Data Centre
17 22 (0.81%) Satnav
18 21 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 83 (3.07%) Linux
2 79 (2.92%) Windows
3 34 (1.26%) Windows Server
4 17 (0.63%) Unix
5 12 (0.44%) zOS
6 9 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.19%) Android
7 5 (0.19%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.074%) AIX
9 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.037%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.037%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.037%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 992 (36.71%) Agile
2 547 (20.24%) Problem-Solving
3 521 (19.28%) Analytics
4 494 (18.28%) Data Governance
5 479 (17.73%) Roadmaps
6 408 (15.10%) Business Intelligence
7 380 (14.06%) ERP
8 378 (13.99%) Change Management
9 372 (13.77%) Data Modelling
10 339 (12.55%) Performance Management
11 333 (12.32%) Data Analysis
12 331 (12.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 331 (12.25%) Strategic Roadmap
13 327 (12.10%) TOGAF
14 305 (11.29%) Business Development
15 293 (10.84%) Decision-Making
16 283 (10.47%) ETL
17 270 (9.99%) Continuous Improvement
18 260 (9.62%) Visualisation
19 258 (9.55%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 522 (19.32%) SQL
2 254 (9.40%) Python
3 86 (3.18%) Java
4 76 (2.81%) C#
5 63 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 45 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 45 (1.67%) R
7 39 (1.44%) PowerShell
8 38 (1.41%) C
9 26 (0.96%) C++
10 21 (0.78%) Rust
11 17 (0.63%) Go
12 16 (0.59%) PHP
12 16 (0.59%) Scala
13 15 (0.56%) Bash
14 13 (0.48%) Shell Script
14 13 (0.48%) TypeScript
14 13 (0.48%) VBA
15 10 (0.37%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 537 (19.87%) Degree
2 141 (5.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 85 (3.15%) Master's Degree
4 78 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 47 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
6 43 (1.59%) ACCA
6 43 (1.59%) CIMA
7 36 (1.33%) DBS Check
8 32 (1.18%) Azure Certification
9 25 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 24 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
11 23 (0.85%) MBA
12 19 (0.70%) AWS Certification
12 19 (0.70%) PhD
13 17 (0.63%) PMI Certification
14 12 (0.44%) CISSP
14 12 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
16 8 (0.30%) A+ Certification
17 7 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 470 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 274 (10.14%) GDPR
3 119 (4.40%) QA
4 64 (2.37%) Accessibility
5 45 (1.67%) SLA
6 21 (0.78%) California Consumer Privacy Act
7 19 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
8 13 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (0.41%) Good Clinical Practice
10 10 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 10 (0.37%) CDISC
10 10 (0.37%) PSD2
11 9 (0.33%) COSHH
11 9 (0.33%) GRC
11 9 (0.33%) PMO
12 7 (0.26%) COBIT
12 7 (0.26%) HIPAA
13 6 (0.22%) GAAP
13 6 (0.22%) IFRS
13 6 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 43 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 31 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 28 (1.04%) Docker
4 25 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.22%) Firmware
5 6 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.19%) DFS Replication
6 5 (0.19%) NFS
6 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.15%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.037%) HDFS
8 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.037%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (1.52%) Terraform
2 35 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 17 (0.63%) Ansible
3 17 (0.63%) FortiGate
4 9 (0.33%) Grafana
4 9 (0.33%) Puppet
5 8 (0.30%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 5 (0.19%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.19%) Progress Chef
6 5 (0.19%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.19%) SCOM
6 5 (0.19%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 4 (0.15%) Nagios
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.074%) SQL Sentry
10 1 (0.037%) FTK
10 1 (0.037%) Kustomize
10 1 (0.037%) Packer
10 1 (0.037%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 619 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 412 (15.25%) Oracle
3 407 (15.06%) SAP
4 301 (11.14%) Hyperion
5 299 (11.07%) Anaplan
6 125 (4.63%) Databricks
7 87 (3.22%) Salesforce
8 73 (2.70%) NEC
9 61 (2.26%) Google
10 59 (2.18%) Informatica
11 41 (1.52%) Virgin Media
12 32 (1.18%) VMware
13 31 (1.15%) Cisco
14 21 (0.78%) HP
15 20 (0.74%) ServiceNow
16 18 (0.67%) Openreach
17 17 (0.63%) Darktrace
18 15 (0.56%) Alteryx
19 12 (0.44%) F5
20 11 (0.41%) Teradata